Ethereum Metropolis to start at 18/09

The Byzantine, first "iteration" of Metropolis hard fork will be integrated at block 1,700,000
17 September 2017   1640

Developers from Ethereum Foundation and members of open source community of ETH are ready to present the first iteration of the Metropolis hard fork proposal by 18th of September. This is reported by the ETHNews.

The Metropolis hard fork will be executed in tow steps. The first "iteration" is called the Byzantine. It is designed to minimize the actions of bad actors within the Etherum ecosystem. The Byzantine hard fork will be integrated into Ethereum’s testnet on block number 1,700,000, which could be as early as Sept. 18.

Main goal of hardfork is to achive more efficient, secure and robust infrastructure for decentralized applications (dapps) and developers.

Bittrex to List LOOM

LOOM is the token of the American startup Loom Network, which launches decentralized applications
18 July 2018   113

Popular cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex listed Loom Network token LOOM. 

As the team of the exchange said, trading with the crypto currency will begin in the near future. On the background of this news, LOOM showed a price jump fo 14%.

LOOM Price Chart
LOOM Price Chart

LOOM is the token of the American startup Loom Network, which is launching decentralized applications.

In January, Bittrex tightened the criteria for listing new tokens. Now, developers need to provide technical information about the token itself, as well as the data of at least one team member. At the moment, the exchange has 290 digital coins.